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Gfr test help

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    Our labs does what is called gfr staging to determine the extent of a patients renal failure. Does anyone know how to bill for this test?? We cannot find anything:
    Thanks
    valerie

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    From my research the gfr calculation is included in the 82565 (creatinine). See below articles for my conclusion.

    https://www.labcorp.com/pdf/Estimate...137_1207_2.pdf

    http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/529930_6

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